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Amy Grillo, MA, CCC-SLP & Certified Auditory Verbal Therapist

Amy Grillo,
MA CCC/SLP LSLS Cert AVT
Founder
amy@citysoundsny.com

Amy has been in private practice for over ten years. Her expertise is in facilitating speech and language skills for children diagnosed with PDD, autism spectrum disorders, social pragmatic disorders and pediatric cochlear implant rehabilitation. Amy is also dedicated to staff & parent/caregiver training and support.

Recipient of ASHA's ACE Award for a commitment to life long learning.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Marymount Manhattan College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Auditory-Verbal International, Inc.

Training/Certifications:
- PROMPT trained
- Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped (TSHH)

- Listening and Spoken Language Specialists(LSLS)
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Lauren Buisson

Lauren Hudacek
M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist - Clinical Supervisor
laurenh@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in aural rehabilitation, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, literacy development, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.S. in General Psychology from Lafayette College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- Prompt Trained
- Sounds in Motion
- Talk Tools Level 1
- Greenspan Floortime Approach
- Chair Yoga Basics

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Rachel Vieira, M.S. CF

Rachel VieiraM.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
rachel@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, social-pragmatic disorders, language learning disabilities, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy development and intervention, fluency disorders, and cognitive rehabilitation.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Long Island University
- B.S. in Criminal Justice from St. John's University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- PROMPT Trained
- SOS Approach to Feeding Trained
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Sophia Cappuccio, MA, CFY

Sophia CappuccioMA, CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
sophia@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from Queens College
- B.A. in Psychology from Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
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Deborah Brooks, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Deborah BrooksMA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Speech Pathologist
deborah@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in preschool-aged speech and language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy, feeding and swallowing disorders, aural rehabilitation, acquired language disorders, and motor speech disorders.

Education:
- M.A. Speech-Language Pathology
- B.A. Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John's University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
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Katie Essenthier, MS, CF

Katie EssenthierMS, CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
katie@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in early intervention, expressive and receptive language delays, and articulation and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.S in Communication Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.A in Telecommunications and Mass Media from Temple University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Eugene Chuprin, M.S., CF

Eugene Chuprin, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
eugenec@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in bilingualism (English/Russian), autism spectrum disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, fluency disorders, pediatric feeding, motor disorders and literacy.

Languages:
Fluent in Russian

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Long Island University
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Brooklyn College 

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Certificate for Bilingual Extension from Long Island University

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Emily Stephenson, CF, TSSLD

Emily Stephenson, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
emilys@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include receptive and expressive language delays, voice disorders, neurogenic speech and language disorders, phonological delays, articulation disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Hunter College
- B.S. in Speech from Northwestern University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD
)
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Andrea Smith, M.A., CF

Andrea Smith, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
andreas@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in pragmatic disorders, autism spectrum, voice disorders, neurogenic speech disorders, and expressive and receptive delays.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from SUNY Plattsburgh
- B.S. in Hearing, Speech, Language Sciences from Ohio University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD
)
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 Meredith C. Gennaro, M.S. CF

Meredith C. Gennaro, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Pathologist
meredithg@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), feeding/swallowing, voice disorders, neurogenic speech disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, and social-pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech/Language Pathology from Ithaca College
- B.S. in Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology from Ithaca College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- SOS Approach to Feeding Trained

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Katherine (Katy) Vallo, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Katherine (Katy) Vallo, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
katyv@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include, but are not limited to: expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, autism spectrum disorders, early intervention, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders at Mercy College
- B.A. in Communication Disorders at SUNY New Paltz

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Alpha Eta Honor Society for the Allied Health Professionals

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Amy Lu, M.S. CF-SLP

Amy Lu, M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
amyl@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders/delays, literacy development, language and learning disabilities, Early Intervention, and cultural and linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from Teachers College, Columbia University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Queens College, CUNY

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Ashley Masy, M.S. CF-SLP

Ashley Masy, M.S., CCC- SLP, TSSLD
Speech Language Pathologist
ashleym@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, social and pragmatic language delays, autism spectrum disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, and early intervention.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Jennifer Hochberg, MS, CF

Jennifer Hochberg, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
jenniferh@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in young children with receptive and expressive language delays/disorders; feeding/swallowing disorders; augmentative and alternative communication; articulation and phonological delays/disorders; early intervention; and neurogenic speech disorders.

Education:
- M.S in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.S in Psychology from SUNY Oneonta

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Maria Malamud, M.S. CF, TSSLDP

Maria Malamud, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
maria@citysoundsny.com

Maria has a special interest in articulation and phonological disorders, expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, language and learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Psychology from Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Gina Tibke, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Gina Tibke, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ginat@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language delays, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), literacy development, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University
- B.A. in Childhood Education and Visual Arts from Dowling College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language and Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Lindsay Cuneo, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Lindsay Cuneo, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
lindsayc@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, social-pragmatic disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy development and feeding/swallow disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from CUNY Hunter College
- B.A. in Psychology from Villanova University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Anuradha Murti, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Anuradha Murti, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
anuradham@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, literacy development, language learning disabilities, auditory processing disorders, and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College
- B.A. in Art from Vassar College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Erica Oks, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Erica Oks, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ericao@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive/receptive language delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Down Syndrome, feeding and swallowing disorders, learning/intellectual disabilities, articulation/phonological disorders, pragmatic/social impairments, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices.

Education:
- M.S in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University
- B.S in Psychology from Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)


Language:
- Fluent in conversational Russian

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Danielle Vayner, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Danielle Vayner, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Language Pathologist
daniellev@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive/receptive language delays, autism spectrum disorders, early intervention and social/pragmatic language delays.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-­Language Pathology from Adelphi University
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from St. Johns University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Jessica Diamond, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Jessica Diamond, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
jessicad@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in language and literacy, executive functioning deficits, feeding/swallowing disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, and culturally-linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Nazareth College of Rochester, NY
- B.A. in Psychology with a minor in English from SUNY Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)


Publication:
- Diamond, J. (2017) “My Beautiful Broken Brain: Continuing Life after a Brain Hemorrhage.” Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences, 15 (1)

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Flora Marciano, M.A., TSSLD

Flora Marciano, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
floram@citysoundsny.com

Special interested includes working with school age children as well as with the geriatric population. She has work in a variety of settings such as hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, schools ranging from preschool to middle school, including home visits.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from SUNY Plattsburgh

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Lauren Poggi, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Lauren Poggi, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
laurenp@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include preschool-aged expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, early intervention, fluency, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Marymount Manhattan College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Julie Dubov, M.S., CCC-SLP

Julie Dubov, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
julied@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include but are not limited to bilingualism and multiculturalism as it impacts language, speech and social development, expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, literacy development, auditory processing and executive functions delays and disabilities, articulation and phonological delays and pragmatic language delays.

Languages:
- Fluent in English and Russian

Education:
- M.S. degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Long Island University
- B.S. degree in Business Management and Finance from Brooklyn College
- B.A. degree in Psychology from Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Certificate for Bilingual Extension in English/Russian from Long Island University

- Introduction to PROMPT Technique (Level 1)
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Pryanca Zaman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Pryanca Zaman, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
pryancaz@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, speech motor disorders, neurogenic communication disorders, and aural (re)habilitation.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language pathology from CUNY Hunter College
- B.S. in Biology – Neuroscience Specialization with minor in Linguistics from SUNY Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- CPR/AED (Adult and Pediatric)
- Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Therapy (NMES)

Languages:
- Fluent in conversational Bengali

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Carol-Lynne Elliott, M.A., CCC-SLP

Carol-Lynne Elliott, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
carollynne@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in school aged children with receptive and expressive delays/disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, autism spectrum disorders and literacy developmen.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Michigan State University
- B.A. in Counseling and Rehabilitation from Marshall University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Adam Hoffman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Adam Hoffman, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
adamh@citysoundsny.com

Adam Hoffman grew up in New Hampshire, but has resided in Brooklyn for 9 years now. Special interests include social-pragmatic language disorders, cognitive-linguistic disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, fluency, feeding and swallowing disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in American Studies/Elementary Education from Endicott College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Ellyse Pollack, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Ellyse Pollack, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ellysep@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, autism spectrum disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, and social-pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the Pennsylvania State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Brianna Liccardi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Brianna Liccardi, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
briannal@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in autism spectrum disorder, Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC), receptive and expressive language delays, and the early intervention/preschool population.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- B.S. in Psychology from Sacred Heart University (minored in Speech language)

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Cynthia Nudelman, M.S., CCC-SLP

Cynthia Nudelman, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
cynthian@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in receptive and expressive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Science from Hunter College
- B.A. in Psychology from Binghamton University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Olivia Surdi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Olivia Surdi, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
olivias@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, childhood apraxia of speech, autism spectrum disorders, social pragmatic disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, as well as feeding and swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Lehman College
- Post Baccalaureate in Communication Sciences and Disorders from CUNY Queens College
- B.A. in Applied Linguistics from CUNY Queens College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

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Charlotta Nutley-Phillips, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Charlotta Nutley-Phillips, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
charlottap@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, literacy development, social and pragmatic language delays, and language learning disabilities.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from LIU Brooklyn
- B.A. in English Language Arts from Hunter College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Desirée Young, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Desirée Young, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
desireey@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include: autism spectrum disorders, Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), expressive and receptive language delays, early intervention, and visual impairments.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders at MGH Institute of Health Professions
- B.S. in Early Childhood Education & Special Education Disorders at New York University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Barbara Offenbacher, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSHH

Barbara Offenbacher, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSHH
Speech-Language Pathologist
barbarao@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include facilitating speech and language development in children, auditory processing disorder, autism spectrum disorder, phonological disorder, and literacy skills development for reading, and writing. Barbara is also dedicated to parent education through workshops and community events.

Education:
- Advanced Certificate Post Masters in Educational Administration and Supervision from Brooklyn College
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology from Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped (TSHH)

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Rachel Tabak, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Rachel Tabak, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
rachelt@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, language learning disabilities, Autism spectrum disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, and literacy development.

Languages:
- Fluent in Russian

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- B.S. in Communication Disorders from Southern Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Emily LaHaie, M.A., CF-SLP

Emily LaHaie, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
emilyl@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, literacy development, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, fluency,and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- Certificate in French as a Foreign Language from Laval University
- B.S. in Studio Art from New York University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Amina Ahmed, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD

Amina Ahmed, M.S. CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
aminaa@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in Autism spectrum disorders, literacy development, expressive and receptive language delays, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Brooklyn College - CUNY
- B.S. in Arts from Queens College- CUNY

Languages:
Fluent in Arabic and French

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Lindsay Foley, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Lindsay Foley, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
lindsayf@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in supporting functional communication through the implementation of augmentative and alternative communication strategies, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and family coaching within the early intervention and early childhood education settings. Lindsay focuses on supporting children within his/her natural setting while utilizing child-focused and mindfulness practices.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Southern Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Victoria Connors, MA, CF-SLP

Victoria Connors, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
victoriac@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic disorder, articulation and phonological disorders and deeding and swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Marymount Manhattan College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Tiffany Winans, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Tiffany Winans, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
tiffanyw@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), pragmatic language disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Adelphi University
- B.A. in Communication Disorders and Sciences from SUNY New Paltz

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Andrea Zalin, M.S., CF-SLP. TSSLD

Andrea Zalin, M.S., CCC-SLP. TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
andreaz@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive/expressive language delays/disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, aural rehabilitation/hearing impairments, early intervention, preschool, and school ages, augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Ithaca College
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Ithaca College, Minor in Deaf Studies

Languages:
- American Sign Language

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Farhana Faroqui, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Farhana Faroqui, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
farhanaf@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, auditory and sensory processing disorders, feeding and myofunctional disorders, neurogenic communication disorders, autism spectrum disorder, early intervention, literacy development, and culturally and linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders in Speech-Language Disabilities from SUNY New Paltz
- B.S. in Psychology from Stony Brook University

Languages:
- Fluent in conversational Bengali
- Intermediate in Spanish

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Sarah Drohan, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Sarah Drohan, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
sarah_d@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include neurogenic language disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, swallowing/feeding disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, and childhood apraxia of speech.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The College of Saint Rose

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Janett Canela-Flores, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Janett Canela-Flores, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
janettcf@citysoundsny.com

Professional interests include: preschool-aged receptive and expressive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy intervention, bilingualism, and fluency.

Education:
- M.A. Speech-Language Pathology from CUNY Herbert H. Lehman College
- B.A. in Economics from SUNY at Stony Brook

Languages:
- Fluent in Spanish

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Stefanie Smolinski, M.A., CCC-SLP

Stefanie Smolinski, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
stefanies@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language impairments, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, literacy development, and executive functioning disorder.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- M.S. in Education from Queens College
- B.A. in Literature from the University of Michigan

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- PROMPT Trained
- Orton-Gillingham Classroom Educato
- Basic Writing Instruction
- Mindfulness in the Classroom
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Christina Licata, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Christina Licata, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
christinal@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include feeding and swallowing disorders, expressive/receptive language delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Down Syndrome, learning/intellectual disabilities, articulation/phonological disorders, and pragmatic/social impairments.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Colleen Stella, M.S. SLP-CCC, TSSLD

Colleen Stella, M.S. SLP-CCC, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
colleens@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, social-pragmatic disorders, language learning disabilities, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy development and intervention, and fluency disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Teachers College, Columbia University
- B.S. in Theatre Arts from City College of New York

Associations:
-American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Jamie Zimmer, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Jamie Zimmer, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
jamiez@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders/delays, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, feeding and swallowing disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.S. Speech-Language Pathology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

Associations:
- American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Kyla Rivera, M.S., SLP-CF, TSSLD

Kyla Rivera, M.S., SLP-CF, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
kylar@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, social-pragmatic disorders, language learning disabilities, literacy development and intervention, fluency disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, transitioning and voice disorders across the lifespan.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech and Language Pathology from Long Island University, Brooklyn
Campus
- B.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Nina Sussman, M.S., CF-SLP

Nina Sussman, M.S., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
ninas@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in autism, language and literacy, expressive and receptive language disorders and delayed expressive language development (late talkers).

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Yeshiva University
- B.A. in Psychology from Clark University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Kate Wiznitzer, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Kate Wiznitzer, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
katew@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, and literacy.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University - Steinhardt
- B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Education Studies from American University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Sari Shnitkin, M.S. SLP-CCC, TSSLD

Sari Shnitkin, M.S. SLP-CCC, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
saris@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include receptive and expressive language delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder, articulation and phonological delays, and augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University
- B.S. in Cognitive Science from University of Delaware

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
-
PROMPT Trained
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Kathryn McGee, M.A, CCC-SLP, CBIS, TSSLD

Kathryn McGee, M.A, CCC-SLP, CBIS, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
kathrynm@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in acquired brain injury, neurogenic communication disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), cognitive rehabilitation, expressive/receptive language disorders, executive functioning deficits, feeding/swallowing disorders, culturally-linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.A in Speech-Language Pathology from St. John’s University
- B.A in Speech-Language Pathology from St. John’s University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
-
Certified Brain Injury Specialist
- CPR Certified
- MBSIMP Certified
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Avery Beville, M.S., CCC-SLP

Avery Beville, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
averyb@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include articulation and phonological disorders, expressive and receptive
language disorders, language learning disabilities, cognitive rehabilitation, and social and pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.S in Speech-Language Pathology from Texas Woman’s University
- B.S in Communication Sciences & Disorders from The University of Texas

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Ashley Beeman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Ashley Beeman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ashleyb@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include autism spectrum disorders, pragmatic language disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation disorders, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders and a minor in Child Development &
& Social Intervention from New York University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Emma Daly, M.S. CFY-SLP, TSSLD

Emma Daly, M.S. CFY-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
emmad@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders/delays, social-pragmatic disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, auditory processing disorders, Down syndrome, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and alternative and augmentative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorder from the Pennsylvania State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Sophia Marshak, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Sophia Marshak, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
sophias@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include, but are not limited to preschool and elementary-aged speech and language disorders, articulation/phonological disorder, expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), and childhood apraxia of speech.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Long Island University Brooklyn Campus
- B.S. in Communication Disorders from Buffalo State College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Jennie Kitaychik, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Jennie Kitaychik, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
jenniek@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include early intervention, developing play/pragmatic skills, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and early literacy development.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from CUNY Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from CUNY Queens College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

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Nicole Pagnotta

Nicole Pagnotta
CSE Coordinator 
npagnotta@citysoundsny.com

Nicole received her B.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University in 2014. She is currently pursuing her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology at Lehman College.





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